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Nydia Velázquez's Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 7, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Women's Equality for U.S. House - District 7
Date Title
July 15, 2016 Velázquez on Appointment to Puerto Rico Congressional Task Force
July 15, 2016 Rep. Smith Co-Authors Bi-Partisan Legislation to Help Sandy Victims Trapped in Govt Bureaucracy
July 15, 2016 Letter to Mary Jo White, Securities and Exchange Commission Chair and Richard Ketchum, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Chairman- Himes leads letter to SEC, FINRA regarding IPO Gross Spreads
July 14, 2016 Letter to the Honorable William J. Bratton, Commissoner of the New York Police Department - Elected Officials Want NYPD to Address "Blessing" Scam
July 13, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House- Act on Flint Before House Adjourns
July 13, 2016 Smith, Velazquez Unveil Equity for Disaster Victims Act
July 11, 2016 House Advances Velázquez Bill Protecting Investors in Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories
July 11, 2016 House Passes Five Financial Services Bills
July 8, 2016 Letter to W. Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Pallone, Waters and 21 Colleagues Demand FEMA Provide Oversight of National Flood Insurance Program
July 7, 2016 NYCHA Agrees with Velázquez Letter to Queens Landlord
July 6, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, the Honorable Tom Cole, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on the Departments of Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Committee on Appropriations, the Honorable Nita M. Lowey, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Appropriations, and the Honorable Rosa L. DeLauro, Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on the Departments of Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Committee on Appropriations - Pell Grant Protections
June 30, 2016 Velázquez on Senate Passage of PROMESA
June 24, 2016 Velázquez on Designation of Stonewall Inn as National Monument
June 24, 2016 Letter to The Honorable John Kerry, Secretary, U.S. Department of State, and The Honorable Gayle Smith, Administrator, U.S. Agency for International Development- Support LGBT Rights Around the World
June 24, 2016 Velázquez on Guns Sit-In
June 23, 2016 Velázquez on SCOTUS Immigration Ruling
June 23, 2016 Hispanic Caucus on U.S. v. Texas Decision
June 21, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of the Interior, Christy Goldfuss, Managing Director of the Council on Environmental Quality, and Neil Kornze, Director of the Bureau of Land Management - Coal Regulations
June 21, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Urging Additional Federal Action to Address Air Pollution Near Ports
June 20, 2016 Letter to Commisioner Robert M. Califf, U.S. Food and Drug Administration- End Discriminatory Blood Ban on Gay and Bisexual Men
June 20, 2016 Letter to The Honorable John Kerry, Secretary, Department of State - Calling on Secretary John Kerry to meet US Commitment to Syrian Refugees
June 16, 2016 Committee Approves Economic Growth Bills
June 15, 2016 Meng, Maloney, Nadler and Velázquez Stand with Macy's Workers
June 13, 2016 Hispanic Caucus on the Shooting in Orlando
June 8, 2016 Letter to The Honorable John Carter, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security and The Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Seeking To Improve Efficiency & Lift Arbitrary Cap On Screeners
June 8, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Carter and the Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard - TSA Delays and Improve Efficiency and Increase Workforce
May 31, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives -Call on House Leadership to Lift Gun Violence Research Ban
May 26, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Release of Oscar López Rivera
May 24, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Disband the Select Panel
May 19, 2016 Serrano, Velázquez on Introduction of Puerto Rico Legislation
May 19, 2016 Payne, Jr., Nearly 90 Members Issue Joint Statement on Verizon Labor Negotiations
May 17, 2016 Hispanic Caucus on Republican Efforts to Block DREAMers from Serving our Nation in Uniform
May 16, 2016 Letter to Chairman John Kline and Ranking Member Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, US House Committee on Education and the Workforce - House Child Nutrition Bill
May 16, 2016 Letter to Chairman John Kline, Chair of the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Chairman Todd Rokita, Chair of the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, Ranking Member Robert "Bobby" C. Scott, Ranking Member of the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce, and Ranking Member Marica L. Fudge, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education - WIC Reauthorization
May 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus
May 12, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Janet Yellen, Chair, Federal Reserve Board of Governors- Calling for Diversity at the Federal Reserve Bank
May 5, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States- Expand Access to Retirement Savings through Executive Order
May 3, 2016 Letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan - Commemorative WWII Postage Stamp
May 2, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Sall Jewell, Secretary U.S. Department of the Interior - Urging DOI to End Dangerous Oil & Gas Drilling in the Arctic
May 2, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, John Kerry, Secretary of the U.S. Department of State- Congressional Call for Federal Government to Grant Temporary Protected Status to Ecuadorian Nationals Following Tragic Earthquake
May 2, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State - Pushing for Investigation of Murder of Honduran Human Rights Defender Berta Cáceres
May 2, 2016 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior- Rep. Huffman Leads Bipartisan Letter Urging DOI to End Dangerous Oil & Gas Drilling in the Arctic
May 2, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sally Jewell, Secretary of the US Department of the Interior - Protecting Arctic Ecosystem
April 27, 2016 Letter to John H. Thompson, Director of the US Census Bureau - Rep. Grijalva, Sen. Baldwin Lead Bipartisan Effort to Add LGBT Data to Census Survey
April 15, 2016 Velázquez on East New York Rezoning Plan
April 13, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Nicole Lurie, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Identify Additional Ways to Support Flint, Michigan
April 12, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jenny R. Yang, Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Eliminate Wage Gap
April 8, 2016 Schumer, Gillibrand, Serrano, Velazquez, Announce Major, Positive Changes To Puerto Rico's Medicare Advantage Program
April 8, 2016 Schumer, Gillibrand, Velazquez, Serrano Announce Major, Positive Changes To Puerto Rico'S Medicare Advantage Program That Will Benefit Thousands Of Residents & Increase Annual Payments By More Than $40M
March 31, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jenny Yang, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Fight The Wage Gap
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